Help me, I want to know how to activate my BRCK at the store
This guide will take you through getting your device activated at the store.
Please ensure you have the following in order to follow this guide step by step:
- A BRCK
- A USB cable
- A personal computer or smart phone
Please follow this guide in order to get your device activated. This will allow you to manage your brck via the cloud. For more information with what information you can get from the cloud, kindly have a look at the guide provided here. Kindly do ensure that you have not yet inserted a sim card into the device.
- Connect your device to the wall charger via the provided usb cable. Your status light should come on in the middle part when you connect it. It is advisable to let it charge for approximately 3 minutes before proceeding.
- Proceed to turn it on by using the power button on the side of the device.This should start the devices Status light to start rotating on the outer link. This is an indication that it is looking for a mode to connect through. After a few seconds it should have found a connection and you should notice the outer ring displaying a solid green colour.
- We proceed to look for the wifi network the brck is broadcasting using our computer or smart phone. In this setup we are using a computer to search and we currently have the following wifi networks on the display. In this case, we find the wifi the brck is broadcasting labelled: BRCK_10FEEDC32C06 . It is important to note that the device will now be have a similar label with the difference being the alphanumerics after the underscore. A sample screen shot is shown below.
- You can then proceed to connect to it by clicking on the wifi network. Kindly do note that is will not have a password as we have not set one up yet. You should now be connected as shown below.
- We then need to go to our browser and visit the following URL: my.brck.com. Your browser should load a page similar to this one.
- We now need to register our device by. However, we first need to create an account on brck cloud to allow us to manage the device remotely. If you are not a new user, then proceed to click on login to add this brck to your user profile. In this case we are presented with a screen similar to the one below. This will allow us to have an account on brck cloud
When done,click on create account and you should see the following success message.
- Kindly log in to add your device to your profile. After logging in, you will be presented with a screen similar the one below.
Congratulations! You have now activated your device in 8 easy steps at our store and connected it to your brck cloud profile.